Sumatra

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Indonesian Sumatera, from Sanskrit समुद्र (samudra, sea). Mentioned in the 11th century in Sanskrit as समुद्रभूमि (samudrabhūmi, land of Sumatra), gradually replacing the earlier स्वर्नद्वीप (svarnadvīpa).

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Sumatra

  1. The largest island of Indonesia.

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Indonesian Sumatra, from Sanskrit समुद्र (samudra, sea).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ca‧tag‧bo

Proper noun[edit]

Sumatra

  1. Sumatra; the largest island of Indonesia
  2. a surname from Sanskrit

Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Sumatra f

  1. Sumatra

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Further reading[edit]

  • Sumatra in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • Sumatra in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian Sumatra or Latin Sumatra (from Italian), used by Ludovico di Varthema in his travelogue, ultimately from Sanskrit समुद्र (samudra).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌsyˈmaː.traː/
  • Hyphenation: Su‧ma‧tra
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Proper noun[edit]

Sumatra n

  1. Sumatra [from 16th c.]

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Sanskrit समुद्र (samudra).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsumɑtrɑ/, [ˈs̠umɑt̪rɑ]
  • Rhymes: -umɑtrɑ
  • Syllabification(key): Su‧mat‧ra

Proper noun[edit]

Sumatra

  1. Sumatra (The largest island in Indonesia)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Sumatra (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Sumatra (Sumatrat)
genitive Sumatran (Sumatrojen)
partitive Sumatraa (Sumatroja)
illative Sumatraan (Sumatroihin)
singular plural
nominative Sumatra (Sumatrat)
accusative nom. Sumatra (Sumatrat)
gen. Sumatran
genitive Sumatran (Sumatrojen)
(Sumatrainrare)
partitive Sumatraa (Sumatroja)
inessive Sumatrassa (Sumatroissa)
elative Sumatrasta (Sumatroista)
illative Sumatraan (Sumatroihin)
adessive Sumatralla (Sumatroilla)
ablative Sumatralta (Sumatroilta)
allative Sumatralle (Sumatroille)
essive Sumatrana (Sumatroina)
translative Sumatraksi (Sumatroiksi)
instructive (Sumatroin)
abessive Sumatratta (Sumatroitta)
comitative (Sumatroineen)
Plural forms of this word are not commonly used, but might be found in figurative uses, in some set phrases or in colloquial language.
Possessive forms of Sumatra (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person Sumatrani Sumatramme
2nd person Sumatrasi Sumatranne
3rd person Sumatransa

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Sumatra m

  1. Sumatra (an island in Indonesia)

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German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Sumatra n (proper noun, genitive Sumatras or (optionally with an article) Sumatra)

  1. Sumatra (an island in Indonesia)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit समुद्र (samudra, sea).

Proper noun[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia id

Sumatra

  1. Sumatra

Descendants[edit]

  • English: Sumatra

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Indonesian Sumatra, from Sanskrit समुद्र (samudra, sea).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /suˈma.tra/
  • Rhymes: -atra
  • Hyphenation: Su‧mà‧tra

Proper noun[edit]

Sumatra f

  1. Sumatra

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /suˈmat.ra/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -atra
  • Syllabification: Su‧mat‧ra

Proper noun[edit]

Sumatra f

  1. Sumatra (an island in Indonesia)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Sumatra in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Sumatra in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Sumatra f

  1. Sumatra (the largest island in Indonesia)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sǔmatra/
  • Hyphenation: Su‧mat‧ra

Proper noun[edit]

Sùmatra f (Cyrillic spelling Су̀матра)

  1. Sumatra

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sumatra” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /suˈmatɾa/, [suˈma.t̪ɾa]

Proper noun[edit]

Sumatra f

  1. Sumatra

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